|Men's canoe sprint|
|1992 Barcelona||C-2 1000 m|
|1987 Duisburg||C-2 10000 m|
|1989 Plovdiv||C-2 1000 m|
|1989 Plovdiv||C-2 10000 m|
|1990 Poznań||C-2 10000 m|
|1993 Copenhagen||C-2 1000 m|
|1993 Copenhagen||C-2 10000 m|
|1993 Copenhagen||C-2 500 m|
|1986 Montreal||C-2 10000 m|
Arne Nielsson (born May 11, 1962) is a Danish sprint canoer who competed from the late 1980s to the late 1990s. Competing in three Summer Olympics, he won a silver medal in the C-2 1000 m event at Barcelona in 1992.
Nielsson also won eight medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with six golds (C-2 1000 m: 1989, 1993; C-2 10000 m: 1987, 1989, 1990, 1993), one silver (C-2 500 m: 1993), and one bronze (C-2 10000 m: 1986).
Since his retirement from elite sports, Arne Nielsson has worked as a professional coach and he has been writing several books about cognitive coaching and mental training with hint to sportspeople as well as business people.
- ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936–2007 at WebCite (archived 2009-01-21). Additional archives: Wayback Machine (archived 2010-01-05).
- ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936–2007 at WebCite (archived 2009-11-09)
- Sports-reference.com profile
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